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Waldorf accreditation & accolades

In our quest to reach the highest professional standards, we’re proud to share our achievements and affiliations.

 

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MARYLAND EXCELS: LEVEL 5
VALID THROUGH: 11/09/21
Maryland tiered quality rating and improvement system for early childhood education and childcare programs.
ACCREDITATION: Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE)
ACCREDITATION: Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE)
Kindergarten
MSDE accreditation is a voluntary process of program assessment that examines all aspects of quality in educational environments for young children including curriculum, interactions between teachers and children, health and safety, family engagement and professional preparation and development of faculty. License #157363
NAECY 2017
ACCREDITATION: NAEYC Accredited
2012 - 2020
National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) accredits early childhood programs according to health, safety and education standards. The standards are intended to provide a reliable and accountable accreditation system to encourage the field of early childhood education to strive for a new level of excellence.
 
AWARD: Circle of Excellence
2017
Goddard’s Circle of Excellence Award recognizes franchisees that meet the highest standards set by GSI in the areas of health and safety, curriculum, overall quality, punctual reporting and business operations. Eligibility is limited to franchisees that score in the highest range in all of these categories.
 
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AFFILIATION: Partnership for 21st Century Skills (P21)

 

P21 is a national organization championing 21st century skills and serves as a catalyst to position 21st century readiness for every student by building collaborative partnerships among educational, business, community and government leaders. The Goddard School has become the first preschool program to join P21.

Childcare Aware
AFFILIATION: CHILD CARE AWARE
January 2012 - December 2012
Child Care Aware© is the nation's most respected hub of information for parents and child care providers. A program of Child Care Aware of America, Child Care Aware® helps families learn more about the elements of quality child care and how to locate programs in their communities. Child Care Aware® also provides child care providers with access to resources for their child care programs. Provider Number: 29000
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AFFILIATION: Assessment Tools
 
Assessment tools assist teachers in making informed and individualized instructional decisions. Stress-free and developmentally appropriate for young learners, assessment tools determine each student’s level of comfort with early literacy and mathematics concepts. These tools have been vetted by education experts and are used by schools, districts and state agencies nationwide.
AWARD: Merchant Circle Top Merchant
AWARD: Merchant Circle Top Merchant
2012
The Top Merchant badge is given to merchants who distinguish themselves as a reliable and trusted source on MerchantCircle. These merchants rank among the most successful in using MerchantCircle to find customers and promote their business online.

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